HUP - ZAGREB hotels received "PKU Friendly Hotel" certificates

13.04.2015

This Saturday, April 11th, at Panorama Zagreb Hotel, Croatian Association phenylketonuria, celebrated its 25th anniversary and awarded certificates for hotels within the HUP Zagreb hotel group. The hotels are now officially, PKU friendly hotels.

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is an inherited metabolic disorder that occurs due to congenital defects in the complex mechanism of the amino acid phenylalanine. Therefore, all people with PKU are subjected to a lifelong strict low protein diet. 
Croatian Association phenylketonuria, a non-profit association that is, since 1990, continuously working in order to improve life quality  for familes with phenylketonuria and help with various problems that families stricken with phenylketonuria are dealing with. 

In order to further raise awareness of this metabolic problem and lifestyle tied to it, the association has organized, this Saturday at the Panorama Hotel Zagreb, an event, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Association. A special PKU, low protein cookbook was promoted.  With the cookbook and the delicious low-protein snacks that meet PKU standards, along with the announcement of the monograph the PKU Friendly certificates  for the hotels within the HUP-ZAGREB group were presented: the PKU Friendly certificates for the following hotels were assigned:  The Westin Zagreb, Sheraton Zagreb, Panorama Zagreb, Hotel International and Hotel Jadran. Certificate and status of a PKU friendly hotel are given to insure that a person may, with a prior announcement with the hotel, ask for and consume meals, prepared according to strict rules of PKU dietary standards in all HUP-ZAGREB hotels.

For Sheraton Zagreb Hotel certification, please click here
For The Westin Zagreb certification, please click here
For Panorama Zagreb Hotel certification, please click here
For Hotel International certification, please click here
For Hotel Jadran certification, please click here

For more information, please visit the website of the association: http://www.fenilketonurija.hr/